Posts Tagged ‘FCBD

I’m glad to see that manga publishers will be making a stronger showing at this year’s Free Comic Book Day; as I noted in my report on FCBD 2007, Tokyopop was the only manga publisher to actively court comic book fans with its Choose Your Weapon sampler. This year, Gold Sponsor VIZ Media is offering [...]

Lessons learned at Free Comic Book Day 2007.

Mark your calendar! Newsarama reports that this year’s Free Comic Book Day will be held on Saturday, May 5th. In a sign of manga’s increasing market share, Tokyopop joins DC, Dark Horse, and Marvel as one of the day’s gold sponsors. Tokyopop’s freebie is a sampler featuring five of its newest shonen/seinen offerings: Archlord, Gyakushu!, [...]